A 27 year-old Dartmouth man is facing stunting charges after being caught driving 100 km/h over the speed limit Saturday.
According to an RCMP press release, members of the RCMP’s Northwest Traffic Services observed a motorcycle on Highway 102 near Shubenacadie, which was stopped after being seen driving 210 km/h in a 110 km/h zone.
The 27-year-old man from Dartmouth, Nova Scotia was charged for Stunting under the Provincial Motor Vehicle Act. The fine for stunting in Nova Scotia is $2,422.50, the driver’s licence was suspended immediately and the motorcycle was seized and impounded.
As per usual, RCMP also are reminding the public that speed is one of the most major causes of collisions on Nova Scotia’s roads, and that safety is a priority. Drivers are encouraged to call RCMP at 800-803-RCMP (7267) or 911 to report unsafe drivers.